HPbayes: Heligman Pollard mortality model parameter estimation using Bayesian Melding with Incremental Mixture Importance Sampling

This package provides all the functions necessary to estimate the 8 parameters of the Heligman Pollard mortality model using a Bayesian Melding procedure with IMIS as well as to convert those parameters into age-specifc probabilities of death and a corresponding life table

Version: 0.1
Depends: MASS, mvtnorm, corpcor, numDeriv, stats, boot
Published: 2012-10-29
Author: David J Sharrow
Maintainer: Dave Sharrow <dsharrow at u.washington.edu>
License: Unlimited
NeedsCompilation: no
CRAN checks: HPbayes results


Reference manual: HPbayes.pdf
Package source: HPbayes_0.1.tar.gz
MacOS X binary: HPbayes_0.1.tgz
Windows binary: HPbayes_0.1.zip